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How Not to Manage a Global Crisis – Why Did Politicians Fumble Over COVID-19?

Dr Ilana Bet-El and General Sir Rupert Smith In Conversation With Matthew Stadlen

71 mins watch time

Posted August 2020


All around the world, governments and individual politicians have fumbled in their response to Covid-19. The question we now ask ourselves is: how can we do better next time? This masterclass in crisis management from historian and former UN Peacekeeper Ilana Bet-El and eminent soldier General Sir Rupert Smith offers analysis, insight and concrete proposals for resolving the profound challenges which the pandemic has now unleashed.